St. Charles huddles in the infield during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles huddles in the infield during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Grace Buringa makes her way to home base after hitting a home run off the first pitch during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Grace Buringa makes her way to home base after hitting a home run off the first pitch during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Mya Omdahl attempts a tag on a steal during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Mya Omdahl attempts a tag on a steal during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Eva Anderson scoops up a ground ball during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Eva Anderson scoops up a ground ball during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Lauryn Delger runs to third during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Lauryn Delger runs to third during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles Brenna Koeppel (5) delivers a pitch during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles Brenna Koeppel (5) delivers a pitch during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles Lauryn Delger reacts after a call while batting during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles Lauryn Delger reacts after a call while batting during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ DJ Berg prepares to bat during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ DJ Berg prepares to bat during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Grace Buringa watches for a play as LeSueur-Henderson scores a run during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Grace Buringa watches for a play as LeSueur-Henderson scores a run during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Kaydance Hart cheers during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Kaydance Hart cheers during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ DJ Berg makes a catch at first as LeSueur-Henderson’s Madi Wilbright runs during a Class AA State Championship game on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ DJ Berg makes a catch at first as LeSueur-Henderson’s Madi Wilbright runs during a Class AA State Championship game on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Brenna Koeppel (5) delivers a pitch during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Brenna Koeppel (5) delivers a pitch during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Makadyn Gust bats during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Makadyn Gust bats during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles Jade Krenik bats during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles Jade Krenik bats during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Grace Buringa bats during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Grace Buringa bats during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles Asst. Coach Barry Tienter talks to Mya Omdahl before an at bat during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles Asst. Coach Barry Tienter talks to Mya Omdahl before an at bat during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles Mya Omdahl leads off second base during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles Mya Omdahl leads off second base during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Eva Anderson misses a catch as LeSueur-Henderson’s Halle Bemmels slides into second base during a Class AA State Championship game on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Eva Anderson misses a catch as LeSueur-Henderson’s Halle Bemmels slides into second base during a Class AA State Championship game on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles Mya Omdahl prepares to bat during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles Mya Omdahl prepares to bat during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Emmy Kauten reacts right before getting hit with a pitch during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Emmy Kauten reacts right before getting hit with a pitch during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Lauryn Delger (8) makes a catch at third during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Lauryn Delger (8) makes a catch at third during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’  Lauryn Delger throws after a bunt during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Lauryn Delger throws after a bunt during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Mya Omdahl bats during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Mya Omdahl bats during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Mya Omdahl walks back to the dugout after getting out during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Mya Omdahl walks back to the dugout after getting out during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Makadyn Gust and the team walk the fence to thank their fans after losing a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Makadyn Gust and the team walk the fence to thank their fans after losing a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ DJ Berg receives a second-place medal during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ DJ Berg receives a second-place medal during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles DJ Berg and Jade Krenik receive their second-place trophy during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles DJ Berg and Jade Krenik receive their second-place trophy during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Grace Buringa receives a second-place medal during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles’ Grace Buringa receives a second-place medal during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles Saints fell to LeSueur-Henderson defeated  7-4 during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles Saints fell to LeSueur-Henderson defeated 7-4 during a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles Saints after a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)
St. Charles Saints after a Class AA State Championship game against LeSueur-Henderson on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Caswell Park in North Mankato. LeSueur-Henderson defeated St. Charles 7-4. (Traci Westcott / twestcott@postbulletin.com)

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